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Tobacco-pouch; kanamono in the form of a courtier with a child on his shoulder, and two attendants; inner plate with the Soga brothers (?), pine tree and curtain

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Signed

With an unread signature 銘(不詳)

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century (before 1889)

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 8.5 x 4 cm (4 5/16 x 3 3/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5573

Medium or Technique

Main material: leather; other metals: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, katakiri

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor